JEE Advanced 2023 Result: IIT Alumni Launch Fact App and Website for IIT Admission Counselling
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IIT Alumni Launch Fact App: The JEE Advanced-2023 results are set to be announced on Sunday morning, marking the beginning of the counselling process for admission into 114 government-aided institutions, including IITs, NITs, and IIITs, starting Monday. To assist students with JoSAA counselling and course selection, the IIT alumni community has launched the Fact App and Fact App website. These platforms provide valuable guidance and mentorship, with current students from IITs and NITs answering queries in various languages.

Fact App and Website for IIT Admission Counselling: Important Details

Shashank Chaturvedi, ABPUA Secretary and IIT BHU alumnus, highlighted the initiative's aim to empower students from remote and rural areas by providing better counselling facilities accessible from the comfort of their homes. The Fact App features support from directors, teachers, and students of prestigious institutions, contributing to its effectiveness.

To access the Fact App, students can download it from the Google Play Store, while laptop and computer users can visit the Fact App website. The platforms offer comprehensive information about admissions to IITs, NITs, and IIITs, and student queries are addressed in a user-friendly manner. If desired, students can even connect with mentors via phone, with the mentor's name, photo, institute, and programme details displayed.

Looking ahead, Shashank Chaturvedi revealed plans to include other national entrance exams, such as NEET, CUET, and CLAT, in the Fact App starting next year.

Mentorship from IIT and NIT Students

First-year students from IITs, NITs, and IIITs serve as mentors, empathizing with the challenges faced during JoSAA counselling. These mentor students have already provided answers to approximately 10,000 questions on the Fact App, catering to students' concerns and curiosities. Additionally, they offer phone support for students and parents, ensuring a comprehensive mentoring experience.